Tom Jennings

Filmmaker

Tom Jennings is an independent documentary filmmaker whose work with PBS, PBSFrontline, HBO, and National Geographic has won the Emmy, the Polk Award, the DuPont-Columbia Award, and the WGA Award, among others. At Frontline his work has focused on investigative film collaborations and he has shepherded film projects with journalists at ProPublica, The New York Times, and The New Yorker. He teaches documentary filmmaking at NYU’s Tisch School and investigative reporting at the NYU Carter Institute of Journalism, where he is Distinguished Producer in Residence. Jennings is also the director of the Logan Nonfiction Program, a fellowship at the Carey Institute for Global Good in upstate New York. The 10-week residency is open to long-form nonfiction journalists, whether writers, documentary filmmakers and podcast producers, or digital media makers.

October 19, 2017
Rapid Response in the Age of Trump
National Union Building
2:45 pm  -  4:00 pm